The effort to electrify Africa got a positive jolt recently when U.K. and United States development agencies agreed to join forces to provide affordable, reliable and modern energy services by 2030, the Guardian reported this week.
The American Library Association announced Monday the 2016 winners of awards for children's books — and there are a few rarities along the way.
New research hinted people who opt to chase a bit of extra cash all the time might not be doing much for themselves in terms of enlightenment.
A picture of Sean Penn made headlines this week by showing the actor shaking hands with the drug lord Joaquín Guzmán Loera, also known as El Chapo.
A Texas mom has a warning for parents after a mishap left her 2-year-old fighting for her life: Children's exposure to magnets might be more dangerous than you'd think.
National statistics indicate when Americans under the age of 21 drink, it's in the form of binge drinks — and a blog post penned by a student that's going viral details how perilous the activity can be.
Mexican drug lord Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán's recapture last Friday sparked an expected Internet reaction for such a headline — but what the dialogue detailed might've been a bit less predictable.
Actress Jennifer Lawrence's post-Golden Globes press conference Sunday showed the phenomenon of "pphubbing" — and dialogue on its detriments — is possible in just about any place.
Few passenger trains operate in Africa today, but that is set to change in the coming decades. Over the Christmas weekend, Mali and Senegal signed a $2.75 billion deal with the state-owned China Railway Construction Corp. to renovate a 745-mile railway connecting the countries’ capital cities, Bamako and Dakar, over the next four years, according to Reuters.
As a broke college student, Steve Siebold's path to finding wealth began with an interview with a millionaire.
Taiwanese researchers are indicating that with their new development, parents' abilities to decipher the cries of newborns just got a bit better.
PRAIRIE CITY, Iowa — The odds of being struck by lightning in your lifetime are about 1 in 12,000, according to an estimate by the National Weather Service. For Sparky the bison, he’s already met that fate — and survived.
If retirement readiness were a college class, the U.S. would be shrugging and using the old adage "Cs get degrees."
The story of Wisconsin inmate Steven Avery opened viewers' eyes to the alleged injustice involved in his court case. Now, fans of the Netflix docuseries "Making a Murderer" are asking government leaders to open their eyes with petitions related to freeing Avery.
A man sentenced to die for the 1990 slaying of his father-in-law in rural Bacon County lived in a trailer in Liberty County at the ...
No matter what side of the aisle you’re on, or if you walk smack down the center, the last few weeks have been tough ...
You cast your vote. You saw the results. The winning and losing candidates have spoken, attempting to heal the divisions an election can create.
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